Lasith Malinga has his sights set on captaining his country at the T20 World Cup in Australia next year, and possibly beyond. Malinga, who stepped into the role for a second time when Sri Lanka left both former captain Angelo Mathews and the experienced Thisara Perera out of a youthful squad that took on New Zealand in September, seems to have been rejuvenated by leading the inexperienced side. Sri Lanka Cricket has not confirmed any appointments related to T20 World Cup Championships yet.
- Three appointments awarded by the new President.
- President Gotabaya Rajapaksa says he is looking forward to working with the United State and European Union